INTERVIEW

Cuban Son

Featuring: Arturo Sandoval
Time: 0:46 minutes
Excerpt:"It’s very simple pattern, very steady, very simple, but that’s the base of the whole of evolution of different rhythms after that."
full transcript

The son is one of the first one, (inaudible) like 100 years old or maybe a little more, but the son is very simple that the beginning is a [makes noises, then adds lower tones and more rhythm patterns]. It’s very simple pattern, very steady, very simple, but that’s the base of the whole of evolution of different rhythm after that. The son is the base of – like the pioneer of those kind of combination of rhythm.